2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine  04862       207-785-5656

The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.  

*New* - request Interlibrary Loan online!

We offer:

Book Sales
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables.  Our selection is ever changing.  Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table.  Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk.  We will provide a donation receipt upon request.

Our Mission
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.

News & Events

  • Free access to Ancestry.com
  • Collection of 10,000+ items
  • Maine Collection
  • Camden Conference Collections
  • InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
  • Growing collection of periodicals
  • Children’s story hour
  • Summer reading program
  • DVDs, CDS and VHS tapes
  • Audiobooks
  • eBook & Audio Download
  • Activity Packs
  • American Girl doll and accessories
  • Telescope
  • Kindle
  • Public Computers, printer and copier
  • Seed catalogue
  • Appliance Electricity Monitors
  • Community Meeting Room for events
  • Community & Children’s Gardens
  • Community Jigsaw puzzle

Mildred Stevens Williams

Memorial Library

2916 Sennebec Road 

Appleton, ME  04862     


Special Announcements


Tue:   12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wed:   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

       &  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sat:   10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 ~Please complete a brief survey to help us continue to improve our library and earn

a free book from our sale table as a thank you! ~

Help support Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library!

Get Involved

Volunteer Staff

The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings.  Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue. 

Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift.  Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.

Gifts to the Library

The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.

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​​February 2019 Events

Monday, February 4, 6:00 pm: Appleton Historical Society's Annual Meeting and Potluck. Rosey Gerry will share stories about Maine in the 1950s.

​​Tuesdays, February 5, 12, 19 & 26, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Gentle Yoga Flow with Kyla. Ongoing class for registered participants only.

Thursdays, February 7, 14, 21 & 28, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist.  We will be available to assist with basic computer questions and trouble shoot Microsoft and Google issues.

Tuesday, February 19, 3–4 pm: Fiber Arts.  
Do you have a fiber arts project you are working on? Come and stitch with us on the third Tuesday of every month.

Thursday, February 21, 6:30 - 8:00 pm: Third Thursday: Live Music Night! Join us to hear local musicians Baron Collins-Hill (mandolin & guitar) and Emma Schwartz (violin) of Belfast and Kevin Callahan (guitar) and Raelin Callahan (violin) of Appleton.

Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: John Sommo will talk about his bike touring adventures, highlighting Spain's Camino. If you missed John's talk at LL Bean this past summer, here's your second chance before he departs on his next biking adventure!

Wednesday, February 27, 7:00 - 8:00 pm: Library Board's monthly meeting. After reviewing our survey responses, Deborah Clarke of Maine State Library will guide the development of our strategic plan. All are welcome. 

Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime​ for children of any age!

Library Services